Team Italy Seniors baseball squad plays exhibition game against Jolly Roger Grosseto on July 13, 2021

Team Italy Seniors baseball squad plays exhibition game against Jolly Roger Grosseto on July 13, 2021
04/07/2021
22 Azzurri baseball prospects have been invited to participate in an exhibition game against Jolly Roger Grosseto on July 13, 2021

Team Italy manager and National Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Piazza has selected 22 prospective Senior players for an exhibition game hosted by Jolly Roger Grosseto at Jannella field on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 8 pm. An eclectic mix of veteran and new players including Tommaso Giarola and Gabriele Angioi will be assembled on the diamond to demonstrate their ability on the Senior level.

Azzurri manager Mike Piazza will be assisted by coaches Vince Horsman, Gianmarco Faraone, David Sheldon, and Dan Bonanno. In addition, FIBS player representative Alessandro Maestri, athletic trainer Fabrizio Goracci, physiotherapist Massimo Baldi and delegation manager Alessandro Cappuccini will lend their support in Grosseto.

The following players are expected to report in Grosseto:

CognomeNomeRuoloSocietà d'appartenenza
1AndrettaMaurizioPRams Baseball Club Viterbo/Montefiascone Baseball
2AngioiGabrieleIFCagliari B. C.
3CelliFedericoOFSan Marino B. C.
4DeottoAlessandroCParma Baseball 1949/Collecchio BC
5De SimoneSamueleOFMontefiascone Baseball
6Di RaffaeleLucaPSan Marino B. C.
7Epifano DuranErick AlessandroIFSan Marino B. C.
8FabianiDiegoPCervignano Baseball A. S. D/Collecchio B. C.
9Ferrini ColmenarezJosé LeonardoIFReggio Rays Baseball/San Marino B. C.
10GarbellaGiovanni Vito SathiaOFAosta Bugs/San Marino B. C.
11GarbellaNicola Luciano SathiaPAosta Bugs/San Marino B. C.
12GiarolaTommasoIFGrizzlies Torino '48 B. S. C
13GiordaniFedericoOFLions Baseball Nettuno/Nettuno BC 1945
14MercuriMattiaIFNettuno BC 1945
15PecciFedericoPNettuno BC 1945
16PerezRamon LeonardoPMontegranaro/Cervignano Baseball
17PizziconiAndreaPNettuno BC 1945
18QuattriniGabrielePB. C. Le Pantere Potenza Picena/Macerata Angels
19SabbataniMarcoCGodo Baseball
20SellaroliAndreaIFNettuno BC 1945
21SheldonBryanPBollate BC 1959/Senago Milano United
22TrinciMarioCNettuno BC 1945

Forza #Italia!

by Roberto Angotti

(Photo of Team Italy's Erick Epifano against Spain in the 2019 Europe-Africa Olympic Qualifier by K73 / NADOC)